W Club Slates April 29 Golf Tournament

News Release Date:
Monday, March 7, 2011

WALLA WALLA, Wash. -- The W Club, a booster group dedicated to enhancing excellence in varsity athletics at Whitman College, has slated its Second Annual W Club Golf Tournament for Friday, April 29.

Billed as a kickoff for Spring Reunion Weekend at Whitman, the 18-hole golf tournament will be held at Wine Valley Golf Club five miles west of Walla Walla.

Tournament activities start at 11:30 a.m. with registration and a boxed lunch. A shotgun start is set for 1 p.m. with each foursome deciding whether to compete in the scramble or team best ball formats.

An awards banquet follows at 6 p.m.

The registration cost is $175 per person with the field limited to 120 players. Golfers can register as individuals or as foursomes.

Registration includes green fees, cart, practice range, boxed lunch and dinner. All proceeds will benefit the varsity athletic programs at Whitman.

Early registration is encouraged. To register, or for more information, contact assistant athletic director Skip Molitor by e-mail (molitore@whitman.edu) or telephone (509 301-8505).

Golfers can also click here for a tournament brochure and mail-in registration form.

Tournament sponsorship packages are also available. See the online brochure for more information or contact Molitor.

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CONTACT: Dave Holden
Sports Information Director
Whitman College, Walla Walla, Wash.
509 527-5902; holden@whitman.edu